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A spacious one bedroom ground floor flat with stunning sea views.

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Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Ventnor Apartment Rental Photos and Description

A self catering flat set in an idyllic beach front setting with local ammenties.

This ground floor flat is set within a Victorian villa situated at Bonchurch Beach, and just a stones throw from the sea. The flat has gas central heating, and comprises of 1 large bedroom, which has the capacity to sleep 2 people; there is a double and single bed. Adjacent to the hallway ia a separate shower room, with hand basin and toilet. Bed linen and towels are not provided unless requested at a small extra charge.

There is a spacious sitting room with two sofa's,flat screen T.V. dining table, with a sun lounge and a wonderful view out to sea. The Kitchen is fully equipped with a Electric cooker, microwave, washing machine, fridge/freezer, and all necessary crockery and utensils. There is a lovely private patio area that overlooks the sea, with garden furniture provided. A private car parking space is allocated. No smoking preferred, and we can only accept dogs by special arrangement.

Occupation is Friday to Friday from 2 pm on day of arrival until on the day of departure.

WIFI Available.

The local Fisherman and Longshoreman Dave who runs this accommodation with Jan, can provide you with fresh lobster when available.

More Details
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Mrs Jan Scovell
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
October 10, 2016
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based on 15 traveler reviews

A spacious one bedroom ground floor flat with stunning sea views.
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 15 reviews

lovely holiday at Bay House once again

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from our annual holiday and once again we have had a perfect stay in the comfortable, clean and spacious flat at Bay House on Bonchurch foreshore.

With the fantastic views over the English Channel, swimming in the sea, the lovely walk into Ventnor or to Shanklin and the friendliness of Jan and Dave and their family, this makes for a perfect holiday and we will be returning in 2017.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Owner's Response: We are glad to hear you enjoyed your holiday in our apartment.Thanking you for a lovley review. Dave& Jan.
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Fantastic Holiday in Bonchurch

  • 5 of 5

Just come back from a perfect holiday at Bay House. This was our second visit and we have already booked for next year.

The flat is excellent, very comfortable, spacious, clean and well equipped. The sun lounge is a real bonus where you can relax and admire the wonderful scenery. The pretty garden also gives the opportunity to take in the atmosphere and uninterrupted views of the sea, which genuinely is a stones throw away.

You will receive a very warm welcome from Jan and Dave, who are friendly, kind and helpful and will do all they can to ensure you have a wonderful holiday. Being Islanders they can tell you anything you want to know about the island and its attractions.

From this quiet location a short, flat walk along the front takes you to Ventnor where you will find a variety of shops, pubs, cafes and restaurants.

We would highly recommend taking a holiday at Bay House.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
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Owner's Response: Many thanks for taking the time to write,this very nice review. Dave & Jan.
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Ideal place to holiday

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful holiday in Bonchurch and can think of no better place to relax and unwind. The flat is spacious and clean, with everything that you could need, and Jan and Dave are very welcoming and friendly.

Bonchurch is very quiet, but it is a pleasant and easy walk to Ventnor where there are lovely restaurants and shops. We have already booked for next year and can't wait to return.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
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most relaxing holiday

  • 5 of 5

we have been to bay house many times and have already booked for next year.

once again the flat was excellent, clean and spacious.

we had really good weather this time so was able to swim in the sea without leaving bags etc on the beach, as the flat is so close .

a most relaxing holiday and good to meet jan and dave again.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
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West Midlands

A Most Enjoyable Holiday

  • 5 of 5

We have recently spent a week at Bay House and it certainly lived up to our expectations. Jan and Dave were very welcoming, and yes, we did take advantage of having a freshly prepared crab ! We were very comfortable there and the apartment is beautifully decorated. It was really nice to sit in the sun room in the evening reading and looking out for passing ships. We hardly had the telly on !

We spent an enjoyable day at the Steam Railway, also Calbourne Mill and Arreton Old Village where we found stationary engines and other objects of interest. One evening we went to the Shanklin Theatre where we enjoyed The Best of the West End.

We certainly hope to return in the future.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2011
  • Stayed: May 2011
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Warminster, Wiltshire

A quiet Haven

  • 5 of 5

My parents have been coming to Bay House for years and coming home raving about it. Last year due to illness my father was unable to go on holiday so I went with mum - I now understnd why they kept returning and this year my husband and I will be returning with mum.

Jan, Dave and extended family were all so welcoming, the location peaceful a bit like you are floating on the sea when the tide is in (you will have to visit to see what I mean). Mum and took wine down onto the beech each evening and played bools, I cant believe I actully swam in the sea, it was actually warn or was that the wine.

We ate breakfast on the patio or in the conservatory on cooler days taking in the view. Walked some lovely walks and found some great pubs and cafes. When we ate at home (thats what the flat quickly feels like) we had fantastic lobster expertly prepared by Jan so we didnt even have to cook when we stayed in!

Looking forward to returning in June.

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2010
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Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
upper ventnor
Nearest Beach
10 Metres
Car: recommended

Bonchurch is a small charismatic village with undulating narrow streets and varied scenery. There is a village pond, the Pond Café, and the Bonchurch Inn all within a 15 minute walk. There are many other cafes, restaurants, and traditional pubs set within the surrounding villages of Ventnor and Shanklin. There is easy access to great walking along the flat esplanade to Ventnor, and to Bonchurch Down where more challenging hill walks with picturesque views can be experienced. Further South Wight coastal path routes also offer opportunities to explore this Lovely Island and historical interests. There are also many children's attractions available on the Island.

The beach is made up of shingle and sand, and set within a quiet location; perfect for relaxing and whiling away the hours swimming and sunbathing. At low tide the rock pools provide opportunities to explore.


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Prices are variable depending upon time of year. PRICES PER WEEK: All Bank Holidays & half term is £400 per week. April& May from £360 June £390 July & August £400 Sep £390 .
Non returnable deposit of £50 per week, balance to be paid on arrival.



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Ventnor Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (semi-detached)
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 35 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • shower room - toilet , shower
  • Toilet and wash handbasin.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Room 1 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
  • A Double bed and One Single Bed, also comes with wash hand basin, and plenty of storage space.
  • Books
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Bed linen and towels are not provided unless requested at a small extra charge.

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